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My Ecstatic Birth of Baby #2

It took me nearly a year and multiple drafts before I could confidently describe my second birth experience.  I think this is because it is difficult to contain such an expansive experience in words.  I do however need to share […]

Want to be a Sexual Agency Doula?

  A colleague of mine from the birth world posted a blog yesterday written by a Mom upset by the actions of her doula. She felt the doula overstepped into medical advice that led her astray and ultimately placed her […]

Will you join us?

  There is a population of us who have worked our way out of an existence of purely surviving. Some even say we are thriving.  We know the pain of living, wondering when the next panic may flare. Is it […]

Horizontal Violence = Crabs in a Bucket

Several friends of mine have written blogs recently focused on the topic of women to women horizontal violence.  This summer, Cristen Pascucci of Improving Birth wrote “Catty B****s”& Why we’re All Losing the Mommy Wars.  Kathi Valeii of Birth Anarchy […]

The Healing Activist

One of my favorite professors at Barnard was my Political Theory Professor, Professor Dennis Dalton.  HE WAS AMAZING!!!  He would teach in the first person, becoming Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, Hitler, whomever he was teaching, to convey their thoughts and […]

Why I Want to Keep My Children in School

There has been a lot of upset in my daughter’s class this year.  It has caused me to contemplate homeschooling…yet again.  Her upsets start me worrying that the forces of institutional oppression are crushing her spirit.  I worry that aspects […]

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